Wanted Tupelo fugitive captured in Wisconsin

By Press Release

On October 24th, a subject wanted by the Tupelo Police Department was arrested in Wisconsin.

Dewayne Brown was taken into custody and is being held in the Rock County Wisconsin Jail. Brown is charged with an aggravated assault that occurred at Barley Courts Apartments on October 16.

The United States Marshall’s Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force located Brown and coordinated his arrest. Arrangements are underway to extradite Brown to Tupelo.